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04 Apr 2024

Who’s making the grade on climate change education ambition?

Read this article by GREEN member, Christina Kwuak, to get a better understanding about which countries are adapting climate education and which are lacking. The article also delves into specifics about how women and youth are being excluded in climate policy and education. At the end, she also provides three suggestions for how countries might […]

29 Mar 2024

Subject to Climate: K-12 Climate Change Lessons by Teachers

Check out Subject to Climate’s webpage where you can discover how to integrate climate change into the subjects you already teach through these inquiry-driven, teacher-oriented, and ready-to-use lesson plans created by teachers like you.

21 Mar 2024

Human Capital and Climate Change

Addressing climate change requires individual behavior change and voter support for pro-climate policies, yet surprisingly little is known about how to achieve these outcomes. In this paper, the authors estimate causal effects of additional education on pro-climate outcomes using new compulsory schooling law data across 20 European countries. They analyze effects on pro-climate beliefs and […]

19 Mar 2024

Microforests Flourish: A Year On from Schools2030 Climate Initiatives in East Africa

The Aga Khan Foundation’s initiative, Play, Pluralism, and the Planet, launched at COP27, has made strides in climate education, particularly through the establishment of microforests in over 130 schools across East Africa. These miniature ecosystems serve as both climate change mitigation tools and immersive teaching aids, reaching 500 teachers and 15,000 students. AKF plans to […]

15 Mar 2024

Powering Climate Resilience Through Inclusive Education, Gender Equality

Read this article to learn how a climate-smart and gender-responsive education system advances equitable, quality education and plays a crucial role in building climate resilience for vulnerable populations and how promoting girls’ education is a sustainable pathway to enhance global resilience to climate change. Synergies between efforts to achieve the Global Goals on education, gender […]

08 Mar 2024

Carbon-smart schools mitigate climate change and improve learning

What are essential components for constructing carbon-smart schools from inception to completion? This article by the Global Partnership for Education discusses the significance of such a procedural framework, emphasizing its crucial role in achieving cost-effectiveness and sustainability. Listing guidance for materials, design, construction, and potential challenges, it offers a comprehensive exploration of the requisite elements […]

Heat threatens children’s right to education: Here’s what we can do

In this article, GREEN member, Yolande Miller-Grandvaux, discusses the severe impact climate change is having on education systems around the world. Her article specifically focuses on the impact of heat on children’s learning and what little is being done to mitigate it.

28 Feb 2024

Funding Opportunity: Children’s learning: effects of climate change and environmental degradation in low- and middle-income countries

Deadline: March 15, 2024 The Foreign Commonwealth Development Office (FCDO) of the United Kingdom invites tenders by 15 March 2024 to conduct a systematic review of the effects of climate change and environmental degradation on children’s learning in low- and middle-income countries. This systematic review will identify the effects of climate change and environmental degradation […]

22 Feb 2024

Skills for a Green Transition: Solutions for Youth on the Move

This solutions book, authored by GREEN member Christina Kwauk and published by UNICEF, presents best practices and solutions to support youth on the move, particularly youth living in poverty and youth with low educational attainment, to access green skilling opportunities that create pathways for them to participate in the green economy. This solutions book seeks […]

19 Feb 2024

What can the education sector do to adapt to the forthcoming impacts of climate change?

Read this insightful article from Global Partnership for Education about practitioner experience and reflections on what can be done specifically within the education sector to adapt and reduce the negative impacts of climate change on education.